Definition of Redistillation

1. Noun. The purification of a liquid by means of multiple distillations ¹



2. Noun. A second or subsequent distillation ¹

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Definition of Redistillation

1. distillation [n -S] - See also: distillation

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Redistillation

redisseize
redisseized
redisseizes
redisseizin
redisseizing
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redisseizor
redisseizors
redissolve
redissolved
redissolves
redissolving
redist
redistil
redistill
redistillation (current term)
redistillations
redistilled
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redistributable
redistributables
redistribute
redistributed
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redistributing
redistribution
redistributionism
redistributionist

Literary usage of Redistillation

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1. The Metallurgy of the Common Metals, Gold, Silver, Iron (and Steel), Copper by Leonard Strong Austin (1921)
"THE DE SAULLES redistillation METHOD A furnace is used like one side of an ... Low-grade spelter for redistillation consists of second or third-draw metal, ..."

2. The Petroleum and Allied Industries: Petroleum, Natural Gas, Natural Waxes by James Kewley (1922)
"This redistillation is usually carried out in so-called steam stills, which may be, and often are, operated continuously. ..."

3. The Journal of the Society of Chemical Industry by Society of Chemical Industry (1884)
"A redistillation of the entire oily distillate a further alteration of the distribution of the in, giving ammonia in small quantity, an oil ling less ..."

4. A Dictionary of Chemistry and the Allied Branches of Other Sciences by Henry Watts (1866)
"When purified by redistillation and subsequent treatment with sulphuric acid and caustic soda, it yields an oil consisting of a mixture of various fluid ..."

5. Coal-tar and Ammonia by Georg Lunge (1916)
"redistillation of the Carbolic Oil. This is carried out in stills, heated by a direct coal-fire, and constructed exactly like a tar-still, holding from 5 to ..."

6. The Statutes of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland [1807-1868/69] by Great Britain, George Kettilby Rickards (1825)
"Officer to take Account of Spirits and Feints produced on redistillation. ... First redistillation of such Low "*• « from any such subsequent redistillation ..."

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